so it should come in early and out of here by early afternoon. that's the good news. >> well, even with tropical force winds. city leaddrs are expectingg3 flooding innocean city. they are expectiig some beach erosion. buttthey want vacationers to %-day weekend in ocean city ror ú%ill on. we're live in ocean city tonight. jeff abell, fox 45 news "late edition". >> thank you, jeff. >> storm watchs and warnings, along the eastern seaboard. -nd the monster storm is expected to pass close to north carolinas uter bbnks. this mmrning, thousands wereú told tt evacuate the outer banks >> whatever happens, happens. - mean not much you can do besides board everything up. -> fema teams are sttnding by aa we speak. and president obama has declared a state of emergency. to ensure ttose areas in danger get the help they mayybe needing. >>well, hurricane earl is clossng in on maryland.